Whenever a fraudster utilized her Facebook pictures to setup fake internet dating accounts, Lana Price assumed that those sites will be willing to assist her stop them. As it happens, she couldn’t have already been more incorrect
By Kara Gammell
12:03PM BST 07 Might 2015
Whenever Lana Price* received a text from the buddy in London saying he would seen her photos on Tinder, she assumed it absolutely was a laugh.
It wasn’t until her friend delivered her a screen shot of a lady known as ‘Lilly’ from the dating application that she began to worry.
The Cardiff-based 27-year-old had never opened a Tinder account and hadn’t gone to London for months, generally there ended up being no mistaking that this is an imposter.
“I was horrified”; she said. “Every second that passed, I became more focused on just exactly what harm this fraudster might be doing to my image”.
Lana is self-employed and her facebook that is professional profile connected to her individual one, therefore just deactivating her account wasn’t a choice, since it would harm her company.